Instructables: exploring - outside - rope http://www.instructables.com Sat, 28 May 2016 13:40:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 Quick Skills #9: How to tie the Poacher's Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-9-How-to-Tie-the-Poachers-Knot/
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Fri, 13 May 2016 13:28:36 PDT
Multi-mode Key Leash http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-mode-Key-Leash/
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Fri, 6 May 2016 12:56:30 PDT
How to Tie Two Half-hitches and a Taut-line Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-Two-Half-hitches-and-a-Taut-line-Hitch/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 20:43:50 PDT
Quick Skills #8: How to tie the Tumble Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-8-How-to-Tie-the-Tumble-Hitch/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:35:39 PDT
Quick Skills #7: How to tie the One-Handed Bowline http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-7-How-to-Tie-the-One-Handed-Bowline/
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 14:08:42 PDT
How to tie a Bowline on a Bight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Bowline-on-a-Bight/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 14:43:04 PDT
Quick Skills #5: How to tie Lashings - Pt.2 Diagonal Lashing http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-5-How-to-Tie-Lashings-Pt2-Diagonal-La/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:49:51 PST
Quick Skills #4: How to tie Lashings - Pt.1 Square Lashing http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-4-How-to-Tie-Lashings-Pt1-Square-Lash/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 14:23:51 PST
Plastic bag cordage http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Bag-Cordage/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 17:17:02 PST
Star Button Knot Key Chain/Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Button-Knot-Key-ChainBracelet/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 21:52:44 PST
Quick Skills #3: 5 Simple Knots for Survival Part 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-3-5-Simple-Knots-for-Survival-Part-3/
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 15:34:48 PST
Quick Skills #2: 5 Simple Knots for Survival Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-2-5-Simple-Knots-for-Survival-Part-2/
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 12:01:32 PST
Rope and Paracord Bosal or Indian Side Pull http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-and-Paracord-Bosal-or-Indian-Side-Pull/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 04:06:59 PST
Quick Skills #1: 5 Simple Knots for Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-1-5-Simple-Knots-for-Survival/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 16:20:37 PST
Roped solo (lead) climbing with Grigri http://www.instructables.com/id/Roped-soloing-with-grigri/
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 06:11:15 PST
walking stick hand wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/walking-stick-hand-wrap/
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:34:37 PDT
Build a Mud Flap for Your Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Mud-Flap-for-Your-Bike/
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 22:32:17 PDT
How to cut a rope with itself *SURVIVAL HACK* http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cut-a-rope-with-itself-SURVIVAL-HACK/
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 05:27:01 PDT
Tidy rope like a 10 year old http://www.instructables.com/id/Tidy-rope-like-a-10-year-old/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:52:08 PDT
How to Tie a Sheet Bend http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Sheet-Bend-2/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:39:44 PDT
Tying a Square Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Tying-a-Square-Knot/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:39:09 PDT
How to Tie a Taut-Line Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Taut-Line-Hitch/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:38:31 PDT
How to Tie a Figure Eight Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Figure-Eight-Knot-1/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:38:07 PDT
How to Tie a Timber Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Timber-Hitch/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:37:33 PDT
How to Tie a Marlinspike Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Marlinspike-Hitch/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:35:40 PDT
Six Strand Flat Braid http://www.instructables.com/id/Six-Strand-Flat-Braid/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 21:56:44 PDT
Wrapping cord NO KNOTS http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrapping-cord-NO-KNOTS/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 06:54:41 PDT
tree net http://www.instructables.com/id/tree-net/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 16:05:39 PDT
Rope/Cord/String from Plastic Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/RopeCord-from-Plastic-Bottles/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 19:20:52 PDT
Fisherman Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Fisherman-Knot/
Fisherman Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/G55Q/ICYMYCAB/FM8G55QICYMYCAB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/G55Q/ICYMYCAB/FM8G55QICYMYCAB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/G55Q/ICYMYCAB/FM8G55QICYMYCAB.SMALL.jpg Capsos Hi and welcome to another Instructable by me Capsos.I do hope you enjoy these and please make sure you check out my other Instructables on here, Also with that if you are into Bushcraft or would like to see a little more on what I teach then please check my Instagram page Capsos_Bushcraft Have a bri...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 14:47:34 PDT
Sheet Bend http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-Bend/
Sheet Bend - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/DYNF/ICYMYBPU/FGGDYNFICYMYBPU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/DYNF/ICYMYBPU/FGGDYNFICYMYBPU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/DYNF/ICYMYBPU/FGGDYNFICYMYBPU.SMALL.jpg Capsos Hi and welcome to another Instructable by me Capsos.I do hope you enjoy these and please make sure you check out my other Instructables on here, Also with that if you are into Bushcraft or would like to see a little more on what I teach then please check my Instagram page Capsos_Bushcraft Have a bri...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 14:33:04 PDT
The Square Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Square-Knot/
The Square Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/AJ2V/ICYMYAOU/FBLAJ2VICYMYAOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/AJ2V/ICYMYAOU/FBLAJ2VICYMYAOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/AJ2V/ICYMYAOU/FBLAJ2VICYMYAOU.SMALL.jpg Capsos Hi and welcome to another Instructable by me Capsos.I do hope you enjoy these and please make sure you check out my other Instructables on here, Also with that if you are into Bushcraft or would like to see a little more on what I teach then please check my Instagram page Capsos_Bushcraft Have a bri...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 14:16:12 PDT
Easy Hammock Knot 2.0 - Easiest Instant Hammock Ever! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Hammock-Knot-20-Easiest-Instant-Hammock-Ever/
Easy Hammock Knot 2.0 - Easiest Instant Hammock Ever! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6MVO/IBQCG793/FEE6MVOIBQCG793.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6MVO/IBQCG793/FEE6MVOIBQCG793.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6MVO/IBQCG793/FEE6MVOIBQCG793.SMALL.jpg rayd888 There are many ways to make an improvised hammock without having to sew, and this is the way I came up with.I didn't like that most methods out there use a knot on the fabric to keep the rope from sliding off. so after giving it some thought, I came up with the sheet bend method.You can use rope or ...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:11:47 PDT
Triple tree hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Triple-tree-hammock/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 17:43:14 PDT
how to eye splice three strand rope http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-eye-splice-three-strand-rope/
how to eye splice three strand rope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/D5TF/HYC6I2UW/FO4D5TFHYC6I2UW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/D5TF/HYC6I2UW/FO4D5TFHYC6I2UW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/D5TF/HYC6I2UW/FO4D5TFHYC6I2UW.SMALL.jpg jeves1 Hi all,this is my first instructable, so any feedback would be great. I needed to put some short lengths of rope on a tarpaulin (tarp), and figured that this would be a good way to do it, rather than just tying a knot and hoping it holds. The eye splice is a great way to permenantly put a loop in th...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 14:19:35 PDT
5 C's of Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Cs-of-Survival-2/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 02:10:38 PDT
Rope Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Bed/
Rope Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/4HSR/IAICGXD4/FKY4HSRIAICGXD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/4HSR/IAICGXD4/FKY4HSRIAICGXD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/4HSR/IAICGXD4/FKY4HSRIAICGXD4.SMALL.jpg MichaelJ17 In this instructable, I will show you step by step how to make a rope bed and shelter using only1-Pocket Saw1- Knife1-Chisel10 -Pieces of woodApproximate 40m of cheap rope (got mine for $6) Tripod: Picking the right wood You'll want to grab six pieces of wood which are at least two feet taller th...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 10:02:03 PDT
Re-purposed Chair Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-purposed-Chair-Swing/
Re-purposed Chair Swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SMALL.jpg howellrl Do you have a chair that is just sitting there unused? Do you wish you had a swing in the shade on a sunny day? If you answered yes to either of these questions, I have a simple project for you! Learn how to easily turn your chair into a comfortable swing. Choose your chair Any chair, new or old,...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 16:09:07 PDT
Tire Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Chair/
Tire Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SMALL.jpg mackderin This is a step-by-step process on how to make a tire chair. There's only a few simple steps that will create a fun, spunky, and unique chair that will catch peoples eyes. You can use this chair in your yard, your bedroom, or even to watch a sports game!To make this chair of joy just like me you shou...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 05:48:14 PDT
$5 Canoe Seat Repair/Snowshoe Weave http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Canoe-Seat-RepairSnowshoe-Weave/
$5 Canoe Seat Repair/Snowshoe Weave - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8VY1/I8ZQXW0V/FWB8VY1I8ZQXW0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8VY1/I8ZQXW0V/FWB8VY1I8ZQXW0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8VY1/I8ZQXW0V/FWB8VY1I8ZQXW0V.SMALL.jpg brokerolla Today we're going to do a very quick, but functional, repair on a broken hand caned seat in a canoe. Although this is not the correct way to repair these seats, it definitely works and will get you through until you can buy a new seat or properly hand cane the broken one. I'll mention, I'm a pretty ...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:20:56 PDT
Altoid Survival kit! http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoid-Survival-kit-1/
Altoid Survival kit! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/99EG/I6YXTZ2Z/F3V99EGI6YXTZ2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/99EG/I6YXTZ2Z/F3V99EGI6YXTZ2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/99EG/I6YXTZ2Z/F3V99EGI6YXTZ2Z.SMALL.jpg Captain MacTavish This is my version of an Altoids survival kit, I wish I could add a couple more things but need to figure a way to do it! My Contents I have an array of things in here, I think all of these would help me survive! I have a survival manual, antibiotic salve, a jig, gunpowder, a bobbin with 10lb. te...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 15:40:37 PDT
Cheap Rapid cord attachment ( knotless gear tie ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Rapid-cord-attachment-knotless-gear-tie-/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:36:52 PST
Team Colors Dog Leash http://www.instructables.com/id/Team-Colors-Dog-Leash/
Team Colors Dog Leash - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/353R/I50CU94V/FNB353RI50CU94V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/353R/I50CU94V/FNB353RI50CU94V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/353R/I50CU94V/FNB353RI50CU94V.SMALL.jpg mschock01 Who doesn't want to represent their favorite team when they take their dog for a walk? What dog doesn't want to show their true colors? This instructable, my first, will show you how to tie a paracord leash with your favorite team's colors. This instructable represents a "Denver Broncos" leash, who ...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 22:36:34 PST
How To Make A Flashing LED Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Flashing-LED-Paracord-Bracelet/
How To Make A Flashing LED Paracord Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/DC3J/I4XP4YT6/FPXDC3JI4XP4YT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/DC3J/I4XP4YT6/FPXDC3JI4XP4YT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/DC3J/I4XP4YT6/FPXDC3JI4XP4YT6.SMALL.jpg Katie Vallis Learn how to make flashing LED paracord bracelets to make sure you can be seen! You will need... To make your LED paracord bracelet you will need the following things:ParacordTape measureScissorsLighterAn LED wrist band of some sort Measure Your Paracord To make an 8" bracelet you will need ap...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:43:36 PST
Paracord Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Pot-2/
Paracord Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/V3M8/I4YTRXX9/FQ4V3M8I4YTRXX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/V3M8/I4YTRXX9/FQ4V3M8I4YTRXX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/V3M8/I4YTRXX9/FQ4V3M8I4YTRXX9.SMALL.jpg mantfish In this instructable, I'll show you how to make your own cheap paracord pot (all you need is glue and paracord)!It is very simple to do and looks nice on your desk. Materials for this project you will need, A glue gun, a mold (I used an old glass,) remember that it will probably get glue on it. I...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 10:44:42 PST
DIY designer plywood swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-swing/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:25:02 PST
How to make a foldable swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-Swing/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 08:01:46 PST
How to built a swing from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-built-a-swing-from-scratch/
How to built a swing from scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/EZYW/I4IWVLMJ/FZTEZYWI4IWVLMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/EZYW/I4IWVLMJ/FZTEZYWI4IWVLMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/EZYW/I4IWVLMJ/FZTEZYWI4IWVLMJ.SMALL.jpg Lauren De Raedt Hi people! I'm Lauren, and I'm a student product design at Howest. They gave my the challange to built a swing from scratch. Mission: a swing you can use everywhere, without doing weird maneuvers. I chose for simplicity: it's not complicated to make and you don't have to spend a fortune on expensive...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 08:31:42 PST
Backpack swing http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-Backpack-swing/
Backpack swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/TI44/I4J75MO0/F8OTI44I4J75MO0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/TI44/I4J75MO0/F8OTI44I4J75MO0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/TI44/I4J75MO0/F8OTI44I4J75MO0.SMALL.jpg siemenwauters You love long hikes and when you've found that one perfect spot you want to stay there for a while. Or you just love playing outside with the kids and you have lack of a tree in your own backyard. Whatever your reason for clicking this instructable might be its deffinately worth reading.I'm a freshm...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 08:20:33 PST
portable swing http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-swing-1/
portable swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/PA6U/I4E6CS0B/FTDPA6UI4E6CS0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/PA6U/I4E6CS0B/FTDPA6UI4E6CS0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/PA6U/I4E6CS0B/FTDPA6UI4E6CS0B.SMALL.jpg BavoVandenHeuvel If you follow this instructable you'll be able to carry a swing with you (in the form of a bag), and mixed with a good tree branch or something in that nature,You can swing wherever you want to, when you want to. Step 1: materials you wil need,- 8 pressure washers- 2 push buttons- a sponge ( not ...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 12:08:21 PST